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Moving goats into and within NSW


There are animal welfare requirements for the transport and keeping of goats in NSW

  • goats entering and moving within NSW must have an approved NLIS tag
  • goats entering and moving within NSW must be accompanied by fully completed documentation, either a national vendor declaration (NVD) or a transported stock statement (TSS)
  • goat movements must be notified to the NLIS database
  • there are strict footrot requirements for goats entering NSW
  • goats infested with Sheep Lice cannot be moved in public places unless they are going to slaughter
  • there are strict cattle tick requirements for goats entering NSW from cattle tick infested areas
  • there are strict plant import requirements for fodder accompanying goats entering NSW


Primefact 949 Fourth Edition

Published: 25 Oct 2017